Center for State Tax Policy

The Tax Foundation’s Center for State Tax Policy produces and markets timely and high-quality data, research, and analysis on state fiscal issues that influence the debate toward economically principled tax policies. Our experts are routinely relied upon for presentations, testimony, and media appearances on state tax and fiscal policy, and our website is a comprehensive resource for information on tax and spending policy in each U.S. state. For information on your state, click on the map to the right.

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South Carolina House Unanimously Approves Business License Tax Reform

February 26, 2020

Maryland Legislature Seeks Revenue with Risky Proposals

February 26, 2020

State and Local Individual Income Tax Collections per Capita

February 25, 2020

Maryland Lawmakers Consider Sales Tax Hike on Businesses

February 24, 2020

How High are State and Local Tax Collections in Your State?

February 19, 2020

Wisconsin Considers Standard Deduction Increase, TPP Tax Reduction

February 19, 2020

Kansas, Nebraska, and Utah Lawmakers Pursue “Not GILTI” Verdicts

February 14, 2020

Facts and Figures 2020: How Does Your State Compare?

February 13, 2020

Banning Flavored Tobacco Could Have Unintended Consequences

February 12, 2020

Which States Rely the Most on Federal Aid?

February 12, 2020

Tennessee’s Governor Lee Pushes to Clear Out Remnants of Income Taxation

February 10, 2020

Will Arizona Lead the Way on Full Expensing This Year?

February 7, 2020

How the Puerto Rico Disaster Package Targets Relief but Creates Tax Complexity

February 5, 2020

Governor Kelly’s Tax Proposals Can Be Targeted Towards Right-Sizing Kansas’ Tax Base

February 4, 2020

State Individual Income Tax Rates and Brackets for 2020

February 4, 2020

Testimony: Kansas Tax Modernization: A Framework for Stable, Fair, Pro-growth Reform

February 3, 2020

Combined State and Federal Corporate Income Tax Rates in 2020

January 31, 2020

Bottled Spring Water Target of Taxes Once More

January 30, 2020

Navigating Alaska’s Fiscal Crisis

January 30, 2020

D.C. False Claims Act Bill Raises Legal and Practical Concerns

January 28, 2020